Amazing Asians in the Arts: Emily Kuroda

December 26, 2020

Emily Kuroda is an actor, writer, and producer based in Los Angeles!! Since her humble beginnings at East West Players, she has run the gamut from stage to screen, acting in TV shows like “Gilmore Girls” and “The Good Doctor” to new works like “Endlings,” a play about the henyos in Korea, which she had performed in Boston right before the shutdown this year. Keep reading to find out more about what makes Emily an Amazing Asian in the Arts!
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Alex Chester

November 28, 2020

Alex Chester is an actor, model, writer, and producer based in New York City!! She has appeared in major magazines as a model, and went on to become the face that introduced the first Chevy Geo commercial! She has also been in various TV shows such as The Closer, The Good Wife, and New Amsterdam. She has also had a successful career in theater, landing roles in How The Grinch Stole Christmas, A Chorus Line, and was also the first Asian American to play Logainne Schwartzandgrubenierre in Fire Island Pines Arts Project’s production of The 25th Annual County Spelling Bee! With all of these credits in the business, Alex’s prize project is Hapa Mag, a magazine for mixed race Asians that she is the creator and Editor-In Chief. Keep reading to find out more about what makes Alex an Amazing Asian in the Arts!
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Lauren Winn

October 17, 2020

Lauren Winn is a photographer based in NYC. Her work has appeared in major publications such as VULKAN Magazine and Harpers Bazaar, and her versatility allows her to work in fashion...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Diana Huey

September 05, 2020

Diana Huey is a singer and actress based in New York City!  She was the first Asian American actress to star as Ariel in the National Tour of The Little Mermaid in 2016-17, and is an active...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Taeko McCarroll

August 15, 2020

Taeko McCarroll is a dancer and musician based in Los Angeles. Taeko is an accomplished dancer, having performed on stage, TV and film, enjoys performing music with her band, and is...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Kathleen Burkinshaw

August 08, 2020

Kathleen Burkinshaw is an acclaimed author and daughter of a Hiroshima survivor. She has spoken about her mother’s experience in Hiroshima in front of the United Nations as well as...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Sierra Puett

June 20, 2020

Sierra Puett is a dancer, gymnast, actress, director, and choreographer based out of Los Angeles! Her versatility has allowed her to create in many aspects of the entertainment industry...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Chihiro Shibayama

May 02, 2020

Chihiro Shibayama is a percussionist in New York City! She has performed at Carnegie Hall, on Broadway, with headliners such as John Legend and Common, the Metropolitan Opera, and in...
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Amazing Asians in the Arts: Tomoka Nomura

April 25, 2020

Tomoka Nomura is an LA-based musician. She has performed all over the world, including her home country of Japan, and has performed with high-profile artists such as Fat Joe, Remy Ma...
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